Sarah Jay

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What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Perseverance.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is not the glamorous career path it’s been made out to be. It’s not about big ideas and ideals. It’s not about hopes and dreams. It’s not about guts and glory. It’s not even about invention and innovation. And it’s …

Entrepreneurship

6 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know to Avoid Burnout!

Want To Ditch Your Job And Start A Business? Eight Career Coaches Offer Their Best Advice

Leaving a secure job to start your own business is risky — but not impossible. The key is to make sure you’re doing it for the right reasons and to build a strong support network to get you through the rocky patches.<p>Below, eight business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer their …

The Ugly Reality of Being a Female Entrepreneur

<i>“It’s so nice when a housewife has an idea.”</i><p>That was the first eye-opening comment I heard when I was trying to raise funding for my company. It was …

How Getting Laid Off Led Me To Double My Salary and Follow My Entrepreneurial Dream

<i>Update: thanks for all the amazing reactions to this post! I have loved reading all of your emails/tweets/direct messages and hearing so many stories</i> …

San Francisco

So You Wanna Buy a House? Step 4: Find the Right Realtor

If you've been following our weekly, step-by-step <b>2016 Home-Buying Guide</b>, you know that purchasing a new home takes some serious prep work -- from cleaning up your credit score to amassing a down payment.<p>But, hey, we're just getting started! You also need a comrade in arms: a close ally to help …

How one brokerage generates 80% of its leads using content marketing

“We do not advertise on Zillow, Trulia or Homes.com,” said Rich Rosa, co-founder of Buyers Brokers Only, a Boston-based buyer’s agent firm. “I don’t …

How housing in America became a four-letter word

Experts are baffled that so many Americans in their prime home-buying years of 25 to 34 are opting to rent rather than buy. The villain? While some …

Housing

5 Pro Tips for Turning Social Media Leads Into Sales

One direct response expert shares his experience and knowledge to help you increase your sales.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Dan S. Kennedy's book</i> No B.S. Guide to Direct Response Social Media Marketing<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & …

Social Media